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  • Donations needed for charity garage sale

    DeKALB — Tanzania Development Support (TDS) is seeking donations of salable items for a fundraising garage sale that will be held on Friday, Aug. 22, ...
    Aug. 5, 2014 - 10:10 am
  • Self-guided tour of historic barns Saturday

    DeKALB – In support of their complementary missions to preserving the history of DeKalb County’s agricultural heritage, The Joseph F. Glidden Homestea ...
    Aug. 5, 2014 - 10:09 am
  • Orchard hosts stargazing event during meteor shower

    MAPLE PARK – Looking for a spectacular summer show? Look no further than the night sky. In mid-August, the annual Perseid meteor shower will radiate f ...
    Aug. 5, 2014 - 10:08 am
  • Clinic teaches women and children to use a shotgun

    SHABBONA – A wingshooting clinic for beginning shooters with shotguns will be held at Shabbona Lake State Park Aug. 16 and 17.
    Aug. 5, 2014 - 10:08 am
  • Police seek public’s help

    Apartments burglarized in MaltaCrime Stoppers is seeking information about a residential burglary in ...
    Aug. 5, 2014 - 10:07 am
  • Free weekly workshops reduce fall risk

    DeKALB – Have you turned down a chance to go out with family or friends because you were concerned about falling? Have you cut down on a favorite acti ...
    Aug. 5, 2014 - 10:06 am
  • Concert raises school supplies for needy kids

    DeKALB – Several baskets of school supplies and backpacks were collected at the sixth annual Country Music Show to Collect School Supplies on July 20 ...
    Aug. 5, 2014 - 10:05 am
  • Student prints on display at gallery

    DeKALB – "Kishwaukee College Student Prints”, an exhibition of photographs, monotypes and relief prints by Kishwaukee College students, will be on dis ...
    Aug. 5, 2014 - 10:04 am
  • Mini quilt show a preview for larger fall show

    DeKALB – The DeKalb County Quilters Guild will host “A Mini Quilt Show,” highlighting the work of DeKalb County Quilters Guild, at the DeKalb Area Wom ...
    Aug. 5, 2014 - 10:03 am
  • Beach party celebrates the end of summer reading

    SYCAMORE – Evelyn Lorence, the head of youth and teen services at the Sycamore Public Library, wanted to do something different for this year’s summer ...
    Aug. 5, 2014 - 10:36 am
  • Genoa groomer wins prestigious groomer of the year award

    Lisa Leady of Genoa was presented with the Mobile Groomer of the Year Award at the Cardinal Crystal Grooming Achievement Awards, the competitive dog g ...
    Aug. 5, 2014 - 10:35 am
  • Sycamore student's art 'brightens everybody's day'

    SYCAMORE – Sycamore High School senior Keegan Callahan has been spending Wednesday nights all summer painting at the Sycamore police station.
    Aug. 5, 2014 - 10:00 am
  • Motor home sale to help DeKalb homeless shelter

    DeKALB – Diane Nilan has spent her adult life helping the homeless. Now, she is trying to help a DeKalb County homeless shelter – by selling her own m ...
    Aug. 5, 2014 - 9:59 am
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